Dr. Meher Mistry

Dr. Meher Mistry will present a paper on “Parsis and liquor manufactory in Gujarat”.

Dr. Meher Mistry
Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College, Mumbai
Dr. Meher Mistry is Assistant Professor in the History Department at Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College, Mumbai. She has a doctorate from the Asiatic Society, University of Mumbai on “A History of Some Parsi Settlements on the Western Coast of India (1600 to 1850) – A Study of Bharuch, Ankleshwar, Khambhat ”. Her research interest include Parsi community history, maritime history, and business history and contemporary Indian and World history. She has been associated with the WZCF-Sanjan – Bahrot: Archaeological and Conservation Project, the UNESCO Parzor Project and the Research Project on The Genealogy of the Seth and Sethna Family: 1930 -2010 at the K R Cama Oriental Institute, Mumbai. She has presented papers at several conferences and has 15 publications to her credit.